There are 5 ways to get from Ambleside to Manchester Airport (MAN) by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Oxenholme Lake District to Manchester Airport

$37 - $59

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Bus  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Ambleside, Health Centre (bus shelter) to Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 10) 555
  2. Take the bus from Lancaster to Manchester Airport National Express

$18 - $21

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Ambleside, bus interchange (opposite library) to Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand Q) X8
  2. Take the train from Chorley to Manchester Airport

$31 - $37

Drive  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Ambleside to Manchester Airport (MAN) 93.9 miles

$20 - $30

Towncar  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take a town car from Ambleside to Manchester Airport 93.9 miles

$200 - $280

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Ambleside to Manchester Airport (MAN). However, there are services departing from Ambleside, Health Centre (bus shelter) and arriving at Manchester Airport via Lancaster. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 2 min.

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The distance between Ambleside and Manchester Airport (MAN) is 79 miles. The road distance is 93.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Ambleside to Manchester Airport (MAN) without a car is to train which takes 3 h 32 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 32 min to get from Ambleside to Manchester Airport (MAN), including transfers.

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Ambleside to Manchester Airport (MAN) bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, depart from Ambleside, Health Centre (bus shelter) station.

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The best way to get from Ambleside to Manchester Airport (MAN) is to train which takes 3 h 32 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 2 min.

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Ambleside to Manchester Airport (MAN) bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Manchester Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ambleside to Manchester Airport (MAN) is 94 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to drive from Ambleside to Manchester Airport (MAN).

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There are 801+ hotels available in Manchester Airport (MAN). Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ambleside to Manchester Airport (MAN).
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  • Distance: 79.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 32 min

What companies run services between Ambleside, England and Manchester Airport (MAN), England?

TransPennine Express operates a train from Ambleside to Manchester Airport (MAN) hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ambleside to Manchester Airport (MAN) via Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 10) and Lancaster in around 5 h 2 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Oxenholme Lake District to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ambleside, bus interchange (opposite library) to Chorley Town Centre, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand Q)
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$21
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ambleside, Health Centre (bus shelter) to Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station (Bus Station Stand 10)
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Website
stagecoachbus.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Lancaster to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Ambleside to Manchester Airport
Estimated price
$200 - $280

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